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IOM Tanzania Burundi Influx - Weekly Report from 24 to 30 July, 2017

Highlights

  • 343 new arrivals (174 males and 169 females) composed of 34 Burundian and 309 Congolese Asylum Seekers. Busiest entry points during this week were Kigadye (240 persons), Ilagala (67 persons), and Kasange (21 persons).
  • 273 Congolese Asylum Seekers (125 males, 148 females) were relocated from Manyovu and Lumasi transit centers to Nyarugusu camp. 50 Burundian Asylum Seekers were relocated from Nduta camp to Mtendeli camp to reunite with their family members.
  • IOM’s fit-to-travel medical screening revealed that, the top five medical conditions among the transported persons during this week were: malaria, skin infections, upper respiratory tract infection, conjunctivitis, and HIV.
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Organization(s): 
International Organization for Migration
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Original Publication Date: 
31 Jul 2017
Document type: 
Situation Report
Location(s): 
Burundi
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
Coordination hub(s): 
Bujumbura